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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TEA URN

CIRCA 1795

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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TEA URN
CIRCA 1795
Octagonal on pedestal foot with wavy rims and reeded frieze, engraved with bead motifs at top and bottom, faceted spout with green-stained ivory tap, domed cover with green-stained ivory pineapple finial, detachable interior section with cylindrical tube
21¼ in. high (54 cm.)
Special Notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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